London v New York insurance coverage law »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Mark
Kendall and Chris Novak highlighted the differences in approaches
to policy interpretation and remedies between the London and New
York courts. This included the differing obligations on an insured
in presenting the risk and placement and some of the common
misconceptions surrounding that.
Fraudulent insurance claims »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) London Market
lecture Tom Bird focused on the fraudulent insurance claims and the
change in the law brought about by the Supreme Court's judgment in
Versloot Dredging and the Insurance Act 2015.
The art valuation explained »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) claims lecture Clare
Pardy talked about art, the art market and the many different
elements that determine value.
Pensions deregulation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) financial services
lecture Neil Bhan addressed the issues arising from the pension
flexibilities first introduced in 2015, including risk in relation
to transfers and guidance/advice, taking into account the impact of
Brexit on private sector pension provision.
Emerging risk and insurance innovation »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) accident lecture Dr
Trevor Maynard talked about emerging risks as a source of insurance
Rent/alternative accommodation clauses »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) property investors
lecture Steve Berning discussed the covers offered under a typical
property investors' policy in respect of rent and alternative
accommodation, in particular the difficulties in dealing with the
many parties to a typical residential lease.
CSI for aircraft accidents »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) aviation lecture
Paul Jenkins talked about how the application of an existing
technology to forensic air accident investigation and analysis of
air accidents has enabled more detailed analysis of air accidents
to be delivered quicker and more accurately than ever
before. Members learnt about those elements of air accidents
that are often argued out on opposing opinions, without recourse to
data and how this is already changing in the UK and the USA. Using
case studies members saw at first-hand what can be gleaned from
limited crash site data and how this data can be used and analysed
forensically expanding the understanding and knowledge about an
accident and clues to the most likely cause but also what is most
likely to have contributed to an accident.
1/1/17 renewal update »
In this Insurance Institute of London (IIL) reinsurance lecture
delivered by Mike Reynolds, Global CEO, JLT Re, discussed the 1st
January global reinsurance renewal, its drivers, and the state of
the global reinsurance sector.
SME Insurance in the UK »
The text available here is an extract of the report "SME
Insurance in the UK - key trends and opportunities to 2020.
©Timetric. October 2016". The full report is available to
view from the Library
in London. It provides an overview over the key
industry drivers, with supporting statistics:
How will climate change affect air travel? »
In this Insurance institute of London (IIL) aviation lecture Dr
Paul Williams discussed the impacts that climate change could have
on air travel, including increased turbulence and modified flight
paths and journey times.